Biology

27 September 2016

A new 3D printed microscope could provide a low cost way to test for waterborne diseases.

20 September 2016

New chemicals on bed nets could beat resistance in malaria carrying mosquitoes.

20 September 2016

Could DNA quadruple helices be causing abnormal cell growth in cancer?

20 September 2016

Kat busts the myth that mental illness is due to a chemical imbalance.

20 September 2016

If you agree to donate your organs does that definitely mean they'll be used?

20 September 2016

New research from The University of Sheffield shows how we all have our own biological Pacmen.

16 September 2016

Early trials of aducanumab show the drug destroying amyloid but there are other drugs that have reached this stage and...

16 September 2016

Could we stop the clumping of plaques and tangles in the first place?

16 September 2016

Although all this research sounds promising, drug development takes time. So what can we do about it now?

13 September 2016

Remember the ice bucket challenge? What did the money we raised go to?

13 September 2016

There's not one species of giraffe, but four!

13 September 2016

What is that beating sound inside your head when you have a headache?

13 September 2016

A single-dose treatment has cured malaria in mice.

13 September 2016

Will the new ban on microbeads make a difference?

13 September 2016

Is it nature or nuture that determines our grades?

13 September 2016

When it comes to exams, who decides what needs to be tested and how?

11 September 2016

And finally it’s time for our Gene of the Month, and this time it’s Deadpan.

11 September 2016

The Roslin Institute’s Lissa Heron is working with genetically modified chickens, meaning that their eggs can produce...

11 September 2016

Angelika Schnieke's research on pigs is helping to change our understanding of human diseases and provide future...

11 September 2016

Shinya Yamanaka, who won a Nobel prize for his discovery that just four molecules could convert any type of adult...

11 September 2016

Sir Ian Wilmut led the team responsible for the creation of Dolly and explains the history of the research leading to...

31 August 2016

Researchers can benefit from making their research findings freely available online...

31 August 2016

Travel motivates chimpanzees to use tools...

31 August 2016

Birds tune their light sensitive cells to maximise the number of colours they see...